On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1949

Historical Events

  • WTVJ TV channel 4 in Miami, FL (NBC/CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Alvin Kallicharran, West Indian cricket batsman (66 Tests 1972-81 @ 44.43), born in Port Mourant, British Guiana
  • Eddie Money [Mahoney], singer/guitarist (Take Me Home Tonight), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2019)
  • Slavoj Žižek, Slovenian sociologist, philosopher and cultural critic, born in Ljubljana, Slovenia
1949 Highlights

About March 21, 1949

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries